The door stops here

Our side screen door at A Bitty Better in the Liverpool neighborhood of Galeville has been free to do what it may for almost a year now, or ever since the big wind grabbed hold of it last winter and forced me to struggle mightily to keep myself and said rectangle from taking a skyward…

Light show, squared

I think I got the swirl of holiday lights on the front tree on the lawn of A Bitty Better in the Liverpool neighborhood of Galeville done right this year. It looks pretty good even without the help of Mother Nature in the background, if I say so myself.

One last mow in December

I missed mowing my lawn in November this year. And with the mild weather that has lingered around A Bitty Better in the Liverpool neighborhood of Galeville, I watched the green grow higher. Leaves from surrounding trees also found their way onto our property. So when a day off coincided with yet another window of…

We nailed my first mani/pedi

I’ve told you about the great-looking nails my dear wife Karen has come home with from her classes at BOCES. A football for our trips to see the Syracuse Orange graced a finger. A heart with a nine tipped off the waitress that it was our ninth anniversary. I knew that cosmetology student Ann did…

Sun on the water

Even at this time of the year, the sun and Onondaga Lake can make quite an impression when I take a walk during a break from the library. It makes me want to continue toward the water. But back to the office I must go.